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L'burg Downtown Committee Introduces Sign Grant Program

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 9:59am EDT

The City of Lawrenceburg Downtown Partnership Committee is sponsoring a business signage grant program intended to stimulate improvements to the exterior of downtown commercial buildings.


Semi Carrying Steel Rolls Crashes, Damages Bridge

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 9:04am EDT

The stone bridge on Michigan Road in Ripley County was damaged when a semi truck hauling rolls of steel overturned.


Indiana Democrats Call For BMV Investigation

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 8:21am EDT

Indiana Democrats want officials to look into the state's Bureau of Motor Vehicles after millions of dollars in illegal overcharges.


Commissioners Pay Tribute To Dearborn County Historian

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 7:28am EDT

Chris McHenry is retiring as Dearborn County's first county historian.


W. Harrison Resident Accused Of Trading Heroin For Child Sex

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 7:21am EDT

A Dearborn County jail inmate is accused in a disturbing drug case in Hamilton County.


Milan Dollar General Opens With Giveaways Saturday

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 6:40am EDT

Folks in Milan will have a new shopping option starting this Saturday, March 28.


Religious Freedom Bill Passes Ind. House; Likely To Become Law

Posted On March 23, 2015 at 4:03pm EDT

A controversial bill concerning religious liberties has passed the Indiana House.

Larry Messer

Photo by Hamilton County Sheriff's Office

Father Allegedly Overdoses On Heroin While Driving On I-74 With Wife, Kids

Posted On March 23, 2015 at 3:00pm EDT

A Harrison man is accused of injecting himself with heroin just before he drove with his wife and children on Interstate 74 on Saturday.


South Dearborn HS Student's Security Device Wins $4,000 In Business Planning Competition

Posted On March 23, 2015 at 2:02pm EDT

Making America’s schools more secure is Dalton Ranshaw’s mission. The product he developed to accomplish that mission has made him the regional champion of the Maverick Challenge high school business planning competition.


RCCF Gets Lucky With Pot O' Gold Raffle

Posted On March 23, 2015 at 12:26pm EDT

The new Batesville Area Resource Center will benefit from a Ripley County Community Foundation raffle.